Maintenance Planner & Administration – Murray Bridge (SA)
Thomas Foods International

Our mission is to feed families globally, through premium quality products, exceptional service and sustainable practices.

About Thomas Foods International

Family owned since 1988, Thomas Foods International (TFI) is one of Australia’s largest food businesses. With teams across Australia, the US, China, Japan and Europe, the Thomas Foods brands and business partnerships grow, supply, and distribute premium meat and seafood all over the world.

Development and construction is well underway for our exciting, multi-million dollar project that will see a state-of-the-art beef and smallstock processing facility constructed in Murray Bridge. Upon completion, the plant will employ more than 2000 employees, making this opportunity one rare to South Australia in its scope.

About the opportunity

We are seeking an experienced and dedicated Maintenance Planner with a passion for process implementation for this exciting permanent, full-time opportunity.

An exciting opportunity exists for this role to be instrumental in the development of the maintenance system for TFI’s Murray Bridge facility.

The role of the Maintenance Planner is to ensure preventative maintenance, work requests, WHS, QA and ad-hoc tasks are assigned and appropriately resourced and scheduled for completion utilising TFI maintenance resources, suppliers or contractors. This is to ensure minimal downtime to the processing facility, while ensuring the facility remains compliant with all legislative and customer requirements.


What are we looking for?

  • Certificate IV in Logistics or equivalent
  • Forklift license
  • 5+ years’ experience in working within FMCG
  • 5+ years’ experience with CMMS – MEX, MP2 or similar
  • Previous experience in purchasing and inventory control
  • Understanding of basic mechanical and electrical components
  • Engineering or Trade qualification & mechanical or electrical background would be highly desirable but not essential

Why TFI?

You will have the opportunity to make a true impact in a global business, rewarded with an attractive salary, and belong to a team who cares about its people.
If this sounds like you, we would love to hear from you!


Please note: only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Employer questions
Your application will include the following questions:

Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?

How many years’ experience do you have as a Maintenance Planning Specialist?

What’s your expected annual base salary?

How many years’ experience do you have as a forklift driver?

Do you have purchasing experience?